Posts about Viewer

March 23, 2020

BIM 360 Viewer vs Forge Viewer

Many apps are using the Forge Viewer, including Fusion Team, BIM 360 Docs and 3rd party apps. In case of certain models, there can be clear differences in the way the model is presented in ...

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March 10, 2020

Multi-model refresher

The support for loading and aggregating multiple models into one scene in Forge Viewer has been around for a while now, but the documentation of this area might have been a bit scarce. Let'...

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March 6, 2020

Minimizing Viewer workloads - loading models partially with selected components and features only

Quite curiously, we’ve often had inquiries about mechanisms to tree shake Viewer’s loading process and load only what’s minimally required to render the model or just a part of it, which is...

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February 26, 2020

Consume AEC data with SVFs on your own server

Recently we had quite a few inquiries about how to consume the AEC data on Viewer, but that apparently involves loading the model from Forge with Viewer.loadDocumentNode. Many developers ha...

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February 20, 2020

add Revit Levels and 2D Minimap to your 3D

Add a 2D 'mini-map' to the corner of your forge viewer

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February 20, 2020

Build cross-platform Viewer apps with Reason React Native and NativeScript Angular

This is an extracurricular (and "final" final) addition to our cross platform series to cover a couple of alternative frameworks (namely Reason React Native in ReasonML and NativeScript in ...

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February 18, 2020

Viewer Release Notes: V7.12

7.12 Release Date: 2020-2-13 Changed Do not force calibration for PDF models and set the default units to points. Measure tool will restore existing measurements when the tool is reactivate...

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